- Past Programs
6 by 6
Materials to help young children get ready to read.
AWE Early Literacy Stations
2013 matching grant to put early literacy computer stations in libraries.
Checkup and Check Out
Learn about Checkup and Check Out.
This series of programs explores how library professional ethics, as presented in the Library Bill of Rights, along with intellectual freedom concerns and privacy, impact library operations, collection development, policies, planning and customer service.
Get information on floating collections.
Guys Read is an ongoing national campaign to interest boys in reading, this page is about our 2015 book discussion grant.
Reserve a health literacy kiosk for your library.
Kansas 150 Books
2011 state sesquicentennial book list.
A one-book / one-state reading and discussion project for adult readers.
KS Self-Publish @ Your Library!
About the Self-E statewide self-publishing project.
L. Frank Baum Celebration
2014 program for the 75th anniversary of the Wizard of Oz movie.
Letters about Literature
A reading and writing initiative for young readers in grades 4-12.
The Library as a Community Center
This series addressed several questions: - How can a library become absolutely necessary to high quality of life in the community? - How can a library develop an active, interactive, mutually rewarding relationship with the community? - How can a library be regarded as an essential agency by the community leadership?
Borrow the Internet @ your library pilot, 2015.
Reading and activities with dogs.
Trustee Core Skills
No longer an active program of the State Library, resources from the former Trustee Certification program, including Core Skills are available as a reference for those interested.
Workforce Recovery Program
These workshops were intended to help Kansas librarians continue to contribute to economic recovery in their communities.